Chromium: crystal structures

  • Space group: Im-3m
  • Space group number: 229
  • Structure: bcc (body-centred cubic)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 291 pm
    • b: 291 pm
    • c: 291 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 90.000°

You may view the structure of chromium:

chromiumcrystal structure image (ball and stick style)
chromium crystal structure image (space filling style)


R. G. Ross and W. Hume-Rothery, J. Less-Common Metals, 1963, 5, 259.

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